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Dog Chews Off Own Foot to Escape Chain After 5 Years of Solitude and Suffering   video
Offbeat  (tags: dog cruelty, crime, suffering, Animal Rescue, goodnews )

Barb
- 65 days ago - youtube.com
A dog left chained under a vacant house for five years after her owner was murdered, was forced to chew off her own foot to escape from the tether.
Fire Crews Save Cat Found Dangling From Grate By Her Neck
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, animals, strange, cats, kitten, pets, Massachusetts, animal rescue, good news, fire department, animal welfare )

Robert
- 371 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Fire crews used dish soap to free a curious cat who got her head stuck in the grate of a storm drain. The 1-year-old kitty was discovered dangling by her neck from a sewer cover in Winchendon, Massachusetts, on Thursday.
Eddie the Cabbie Who Rescues Animals
Offbeat  (tags: Animal rescue, cats, dogs, cab driver, malaysia )

Adeline
- 376 days ago - sg.news.yahoo.com
The full-time cabbie runs a shelter for cats, working hard to make sure he is able to care for the 30 strays which he houses. He has also transported dogs in his cab, although dogs are widely considered haram by muslims.
200 Cats in One Apartment: Critics Want Action Taken Against Shelter
Offbeat  (tags: cats, cruel, animal rescue )

Jeri
- 596 days ago - canada.com
The stench is overpowering. ItâEUR(TM)s been a little more than two weeks since he says nearly 200 cats were removed from the building he was renting out to the non-profit Animal Rescue Network, one of its two locations in Rosemont.
Drought Pushes More Orphaned Animals Into Wildlife Carers Home
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, drought, australia, Animal rescue )

Tracy
- 643 days ago - abc.net.au
A north Queensland wildlife carer has noticed an influx of orphaned animals coming into her care, and she is attributing it to the drought.
The Dog That Turned Into a Rock After Falling Into Hot Tar: Rescuers Take Two Days to Free Animal
Offbeat  (tags: Video, dog, rescued, hot tar, animal rescue, India )

Scooby
- 1024 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
This touching video shows a team of rescuers as they work tirelessly to save a dog after it fell into hot tar in western India.
Ohio Animal Rights Activist Kills Herself, 31 Rescue Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: Animal Rescue, Dogs, Suicide, Animal Activist )

PrimaAWAY
- 1348 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Sandy Lertzman, 62, founder of the Animal Rights Foundation, was found dead.Police say they found her dead in her car -- which was running in the garage -- and 31 dead dogs that had been trapped inside with her.Lertzman also left behind 20 cats-unharmed.
Soldier And Dog Reunited On Long Island - Wonderful Video!
Offbeat  (tags: US soldier, dog, pet, animal rescue, Long Island )

Giana
- 1473 days ago - screen.yahoo.com
A United States Soldier and his dog were reunited thanks to an animal rescue group on Long Island who went out of their way to bring Bailey and Staff Sergeant Kevin Brady back together. It was a long journey for Bailey, a 7-month-old mutt.
This Tiger Needs Your Help!
Offbeat  (tags: Tigers, wildlife, Care2, animal rescue, animal advocates, dedication, love, work, friendship, heroine, "ttfn" = CHER CLARKE )

Angelika
- 1584 days ago - care2.com
http://www.care2.com/c2c/people/profile.html?pid=1 00041282 Let's ALL help this beauty to celebrate! Give her cheers, a big hand, standing ovations, best wishes and a huge thank you for the work she does in a tireless effort and endeavour! HAPPY B-DAY !
PLEASE READ Emaciated Dog Arrives to Animal Shelter in Bucket PLEASE READ
Offbeat  (tags: GoodNews, animal rescue, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, dogs, cruelty, crime, protection, pets, suffering, sadness, rescued, goodnews )

Kelly
- 1844 days ago - examiner.com
West Palm Beach, FL - A few short days ago, the Pompano Beach Animal Control received an emaciated Shih-Tzu. The dog, so gaunt that it seemed unlikely that he could survive, arrived to the shelter in an orange bucket.
No Longer the Dog With the Sad Eyes
Offbeat  (tags: neglected dog, thrown away, animal rescue, rescued, ivory, family adopted, happy, safe, home )

Simone
- 2225 days ago - examiner.com
Back in early January, Ivory, was just another throw away dog. A dog that found herself discarded and alone at an over-crowded Los Angeles animal care facility. She had everything against her - she was filthy, thin, depressed, and neglected.
Firefighters Rescue Dog Trapped For 3 Days
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, humans, firefighters, performance, animal rescue, goodnews )

Yrna
- 2381 days ago - sacramento.cbslocal.com
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.- Firefighters successfully pulled a small dog out of the drain he was trapped in for as long as three days.Owner Joseph Hernandez said he frantically began searching for his miniature Schnauzer, named Casper, when the dog vanished
Fairfield Firefighters Rescue Horse During Snow Storm
Offbeat  (tags: animals, horse, humans, firefighters, Animal rescue, goodnews, performance )

Yrna
- 2381 days ago - ctpost.com
FAIRFIELD -- Town firefighters responded not only to emergencies of the human kind during Wednesday's snow storm, but saddled up to help an equine in distress as well.
Can These Dolls Teach Girls Compassion Toward Animals?
Offbeat  (tags: children, girls, dolls, compassion, animals, animal rescue, future animal advocates )

Simone
- 2492 days ago - animals.change.org
The hot new line of Liv Dolls for the fall is making its way into the hearts and homes of young girls everywhere. A new friend to the group, Hayden, is an animal lover like the other Liv Dolls. She runs an animal rescue complete with adoption center.
US Postal Service to the Rescue!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, pets, stamps, animal rescue, shelters, protection )

CherAWAY
- 2640 days ago - fortheloveofthedogblog.com
Today the Animal Rescue/Adopt a Shelter Pet stamps will go on sale at all post offices nationwide. These stamps are the latest US Postal Service's social awareness stamps. The US Postal Service is working with Ellen DeGeneres and Halo
 

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